Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Barrie Jean Borich  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction

Born: 1959 in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Borich was born in Chicago. After thirty years of being away, she resides there again today and teaches at DePaul University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Barrie Jean Borich is an author, editor and teacher. After living in Minneapolis for thirty years, Borich returned to Chicago in 2012. She is currently a member of the creative writing faculty in Writing & Publishing Program at Chicago’s DePaul University.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


-- *Lambda Literary Award in Memoir and an Independent Publisher Gold Medal in Essay/Creative Nonfiction, ''Body Geographic '' *ALA Stonewall Book Award for Non-Fiction, ''My Lesbian Husband ''